Barnes Group Inc. provides engineered products, industrial technologies, and innovative solutions in the United States and internationally.
Established dividend payer with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Barnes Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BG4 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BG4 underperformed the German Machinery industry which returned -16.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BG4 underperformed the German Market which returned -0.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Barnes Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Barnes Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BG4 (€34.8) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€30.68)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BG4 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BG4 is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.7x) compared to the Machinery industry average (15.6x).
PE vs Market: BG4 is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.7x) compared to the German market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BG4 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (21x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BG4 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the DE Machinery industry average (1.4x).
How is Barnes Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BG4's forecast earnings growth (0.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: BG4's earnings (0.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (22.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BG4's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BG4's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-1.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BG4's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.9% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BG4's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.5%).
How has Barnes Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BG4 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BG4's current net profit margins (10.7%) are lower than last year (10.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BG4's earnings have grown by 2.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BG4's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BG4 had negative earnings growth (-4.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Machinery industry average (-22.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BG4's Return on Equity (12.4%) is considered low.
How is Barnes Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BG4's short term assets ($756.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($351.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: BG4's short term assets ($756.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BG4's debt to equity ratio (64.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BG4's debt to equity ratio has increased from 43.5% to 64.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BG4's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (30.3%).
Interest Coverage: BG4's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.2x coverage).
What is Barnes Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BG4's dividend (1.67%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.28%).
High Dividend: BG4's dividend (1.67%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.82%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BG4's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BG4's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (21.2%), BG4's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BG4's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (32.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Patrick Dempsey (56yo)
Mr. Patrick J. Dempsey has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Barnes Group Inc. since March 01, 2013. Mr. Dempsey served as the Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Barnes Gr ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Patrick's total compensation ($USD8.25M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.45M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Patrick's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Senior VP of Finance & CFO||11.5yrs||US$2.08m||0.18% $3.2m|
|Senior VP & CTO||1.42yrs||US$1.97m||no data|
|Senior Vice President||4.33yrs||US$1.41m||0.041% $722.2k|
|Director of Investor Relations||9.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||0.25yr||no data||0.00058% $10.3k|
|Vice President of Corporate Development||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources||10.92yrs||US$989.58k||0.16% $2.8m|
|Senior Vice President||0.58yr||no data||no data|
|VP & Controller||10.5yrs||no data||0.046% $818.8k|
Experienced Management: BG4's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman of the Board||25.5yrs||US$315.53k||5.62% $99.6m|
|Independent Director||18.5yrs||US$219.69k||0.019% $343.6k|
|Independent Director||4.17yrs||US$202.99k||0.015% $262.2k|
|Independent Director||13.75yrs||US$220.69k||0.087% $1.5m|
|Lead Independent Director||no data||US$216.19k||0.035% $627.2k|
|Independent Director||3.75yrs||US$199.99k||0.81% $14.3m|
|Independent Director||6.17yrs||US$201.49k||0.024% $422.2k|
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||US$199.99k||0.079% $1.4m|
|Independent Director||3.17yrs||US$201.49k||0.0096% $170.1k|
Experienced Board: BG4's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: BG4 insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Barnes Group Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Barnes Group Inc.
- Ticker: BG4
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1857
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$1.996b
- Listing Market Cap: US$1.772b
- Shares outstanding: 50.44m
- Website: https://www.barnesgroupinc.com
Number of Employees
- Barnes Group Inc.
- 123 Main Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|B||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1968|
|BG4||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1968|
Barnes Group Inc. provides engineered products, industrial technologies, and innovative solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments: Industrial and Aerospace. The Industrial segment offers precision components, products, and systems used by various customers in end-markets, such as transportation, industrial equipment, automation, personal care, packaging, electronics, and medical devices. This segment also designs and manufactures hot runner systems, mold cavity sensors and process control systems, and precision high cavitation mold assemblies for injection molding applications; provides force and motion control solutions for various metal forming and other industrial markets; and designs and develops robotic grippers, end-of-arm tooling systems, sensors, and other automation components for intelligent robotic handling solutions and industrial automation applications. In addition, it manufactures and supplies precision mechanical products, including mechanical springs, and high-precision punched and fine-blanked components used in transportation and industrial applications, including mechanical springs, and high-precision punched and fine-blanked components. This segment sells its products primarily through its direct sales force and distribution channels. The Aerospace segment produces fabricated and precision machined components and assemblies turbine engines; and nacelles, and structures for commercial and military aircrafts. It also provides aircraft engine component maintenance, repair, and overhaul services for turbine engine manufacturers, commercial airlines, and the military; and manufactures and delivers aerospace aftermarket spare parts. This segment primarily serves original equipment manufacturing industry. Barnes Group Inc. was founded in 1857 and is based in Bristol, Connecticut.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/01 21:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/01 00:00|
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